Suggestions for New York City

Things I think you should check out while visiting New York City.

 

Brunch:
πŸ— Heavy Woods β€” This is the best brunch in New York. Amazing Southern Creole comfort food.
🍳 The Woods β€” cool brunch spot, looks like a cabin, extremely Brooklyn 2009.
πŸ₯˜ Roebling Tea Room β€” Just great brunch food and drinks.
πŸ₯– Balthazar β€” Expensive, fancy brunch.

Bars:
🍸 Maison Premier β€” Great seafood bar, but I've only been there on nice dates for cocktails.
🍻 The Levee β€” Big dive bar, not too special.
πŸ₯ƒ Hotel Delmano β€” Nice cocktail bar.
πŸ•Ή Barcade β€” Vintage video games and beer.

Clubs:
πŸŽ‰ Nowadays β€” The best club in New York. Huge outdoor area, great indoor area, big bar, far away from everything. It’s a lot like a Berlin club.
πŸƒ Bossa Nova Civic Club β€” Great club the size of a bar. This was my favorite club in NYC for years.
πŸ’Ώ Rough Trade β€” I went to a pretty cool We Play House event here once. It was fun. It's a record store.
πŸ•Ί Output β€” I hate to recommend this place, but it’s pretty good I guess if you’ve never partied in Berlin. Expensive.
πŸ‘―β€β™€οΈ Good Room β€” This place throws good parties. Interesting interior.

Coffee:
β˜•οΈ Toby’s Estate Coffee β€” Standard hip coffee shop.
🌸 House of Small Wonder β€” The cafe above Zenkichi. There’s a tree growing through the middle.
☠️ Happy Bones β€” Tiny, minimal coffee shop.

Food:
🍣 Zenkichi β€” Incredible Japanese food. Wonderful maze of private booths. Make a reservation. There's a sister restaurant in Berlin.
🍜 M Noodle Shop β€” Funny little Chinese restaurant. Great food.
πŸ› Shalom Japan β€” Jewish Japanese restaurant. Wild concept.
🍩 Dun-Well Doughnuts β€” Super good donuts. Somehow vegan?
πŸ§€ Bedford Cheese Shop β€” Good cheese selection, nice place to pick up a snack and a craft beer.
πŸ• Roberta’s β€” The pizza place everyone recommends. It's busy and expensive but it’s good.
πŸ₯‘ Mission Chinese Food β€” Hip Chinese food. Really good. Cool interior.
🍲 Momofuku Noodle Bar β€” Great minimal noodle shop by a famous chef.

Shopping:
πŸ‘• Urban Jungle β€” Such a cheap thrift store with an insanely huge selection.
🧒 Opening Ceremony β€” Extremely hip. Extremely expensive.

Art:
πŸ–Ό Whitney Museum of American Art β€” Cool building, great shows.